Connect with us

Crime

Osun Police reacts to viral video of alleged bank robbery Iree

Akwa, hoodlums, suspects
Spread the love

Osun State Police Command has reacted to the “news making the rounds/video that there was bank robbery” in Iree on Tuesday, September 20, 2022.

Advertisement

In a Press Release signed by the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), SP Yemisi Opalola, the Police denied any robbery attacks.

Opalola said the video trending on Social Media was the 2021 robbery incident ‘mischievously circulated’ by disgruntled elements.

Advertisement

“The attention of Osun State Police Command has been drawn to the news making the rounds and video trending on social media that; there was bank robbery and attack on Police Station today 20th September, 2022 at Iree.

The Osun State Police Command wishes to inform the members of the public that, the news/trending video on social media was Iree bank robbery operation that took place on 5th August, 2021, not today as being mischievously circulated.

Advertisement

The Commissioner of Police, CP Olawale Olokode, psc wishes to state that, the news/video is misinforming, misleading and a calculated attempt to cause apprehension or state of insecurity in the state by some unscrupulous elements.

The CP therefore, enjoins the good people of the State to disregard the information and go about their legitimate businesses without entertaining fear of insecurity as necessary security measures to forestall any likely breakdown of law and order is in place.”

Advertisement

Advertisement
Continue Reading
Advertisement
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Crime

UNCOVERED: Why EFCC Sealed Oborevwori’s Hotel In Osubi Exposed

Spread the love

 

Advertisement

Men of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), have sealed a multi-billion naira hotel in Osubi, Okpe local government area of Delta State.

Investigation revealed that the hotel is said to belong to the embattled governorship candidate of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP), Sheriff Oborevwori.

Advertisement

The hotel, which is still under construction is being investigated for alleged financial fraud.

The commission is yet to issue any official statement with regards to the development.

Advertisement

The rattled PDP gubernatorial candidate has been dragged to court over discrepancies uncovered in the certificates he submitted with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for the 2023 general election

Advertisement
Continue Reading

Crime

Soldiers nab two Boko Haram suspects trying to cash N14m in a bank

Spread the love

 

Advertisement

Two suspected Boko Haram collaborators arrested in Kaduna while attempting to withdraw N14m deposited into account of terrorist financier

The Nigerian military has arrested two suspected terrorist collaborators at a new generation bank in Zaria Local Government Area of Kaduna state.

Advertisement

The Director, Defence Media Operations, Major General Musa Danmadami, made this known during the bi-weekly media briefing on military operations across the country held at the Defence Headquarters in Abuja on Thursday, September 22.

According to Danmadami, the suspects were arrested by troops of operation Hadin Kai while they were attempting to withdraw the sum of N14m deposited into the account of a suspected terrorist financier identified as Alhaji Abubakar.

Advertisement

“Troops of Operation HADARIN DAJI have continued to intensify offensive actions against terrorists and other criminal elements in their operational environment,” he stated.

“On 15 September 2022, troops arrested 2 suspected terrorists collaborators at bank in Zaria Local Government Area of Kaduna State while trying to withdraw the sum of Fourteen Million Naira (14,000,000.00) deposited into the account of one Alhaji Abubakar, a suspected terrorist financier.”

Advertisement

Advertisement
Continue Reading

Crime

Tension As Undergraduate Kills Both Parents, Leaves Decomposing Corpse In Room

Spread the love

 

Advertisement

An unnamed man, said to be an undergraduate of a university within Anambra State has allegedly killed his father and mother.

The incident happened in Nnewi, Anambra State, and the already decomposing corpses were found in their room on Thursday night.

Advertisement

A source said the corpses were discovered by neighbours, who started perceiving offensive smell, before discovering the decomposing bodies of the man and his wife, who were said to have been killed by their only son.

Meanwhile, the Anambra State Police command said it has launched a manhunt for the man.

Advertisement

Spokesperson of the command, DSP Toochukwu Ikenga said: “The Commissioner of Police, CP Echeng Echeng described the discovery of the already decomposing dead bodies in an apartment in Nnewi on 22/9/2022 at about 5:20pm with machete cuts, as act of man’s inhumanity to man.

“He has ordered immediate manhunt of the suspect. He further directs immediate transfer of the case to State Criminal investigation department for discreet investigation.”

Advertisement

Meanwhile, the decomposing bodies have been recovered and deposited in the morgue.

Advertisement
Continue Reading
Advertisement
Advertisement

Most Read Stories

Copyright © 2022 NaijaBlitznews